Sheep Rock



Prominent elevation rising above the surrounding level of the Earth's surface; does not include pillars, ridges, or ranges.
See also: Pillars, Ranges, and Ridges
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GPS Coordinates

Latitude, Longitude:
44.1284935°, -118.1468682°
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5873 ft. (1790 m.)

Topographic Map

US Topo Map

The USGS (U.S. Geological Survey) publishes a set of the most commonly used topographic maps of the U.S. called US Topo that are separated into rectangular quadrants that are printed at 22.75"x29" or larger. Sheep Rock is covered by the Clevenger Butte, OR US Topo Map quadrant

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Nearby Summits

Clevenger Butte 2.8 mi
Ring Butte 3.7 mi
Táx̣špa Butte 5.3 mi
Black Butte 5.8 mi
De Bord 6.4 mi

Nearby Cities

Nearby Points of Interest

Byars Spring Water 0.6 mi
Sheep Rock Springs Water 0.7 mi
Castle View Spring Water 1.4 mi
Black Pasture Land 1.5 mi
Whisky Gulch Land 1.5 mi

Historical Weather

Below are weather averages from 1971 to 2000 according to data gathered from the nearest official weather station. The nearest weather station for both precipitation and temperature measurements is IRONSIDE 2 W which is approximately 15 miles away and has an elevation of 3,915 feet (1,958 feet lower than Sheep Rock). Because the nearest station and this geographic feature may have differences in elevation and topography, the historic weather at the two separate locations may be different as well.

Average Daily Temperatures by Month (°F)

Average Monthly Precipitation (in inches)

Month Precip AVG High Temp AVG Low Temp
January 1.39" 33.2° 11.6°
February 1.14" 38.9° 17.3°
March .98" 48.9° 24.9°
April .86" 58.2° 30.6°
May 1.20" 66.3° 37.1°
June 1.00" 75.2° 43.5°
July .64" 85.5° 50.8°
August .72" 85.7° 50.3°
September .58" 75.6° 41.0°
October .61" 63.2° 30.6°
November 1.45" 44.2° 21.0°
December 1.66" 34.2° 12.3°

Summer High Temps

This location's average summer high temps are lower than 56% of other locations on record.

Winter Low Temps

This location's average winter low temps are lower than 73% of other locations on record.

Precipitation Levels

This location's average precipitation levels are lower than 91% of other locations on record.